One of these was actually sown earlier and it’s way bigger than the others. Had trouble getting these started too. Bad weather for seed starting this summer!
Chajara's Cucumbers (Window Box) Care Instructions
Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 11.7 inches (30.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.47 inches (1.2 cm) if planning to sow direct.
Cucumber 'Parade' normally tends to reach to a mature height of 30.0 cm [imperial: 11.7 inches] so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Your garden has full sun light which is ideal for Cucumber 'Parade'.
Remember to water often.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (5) is within the ideal range for Cucumber 'Parade'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 14.
Cucumber 'Parade' ideally needs a soil ph of 5.5 to 6.8 (acidic soil), so check your soil acidity regularily.
More information about Cucumbers (Window Box) is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Cucumbers (Window Box) Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
14 Sep 2012
Dying day 75
20 Aug 2012
Setting Fruit day 50
13 Aug 2012
Harvesting day 43
Only one so far, but plenty of flowers and bees!
1.0 x item
29 Jul 2012
Under Attack day 28
26 Jul 2012
Wind flattened these a bit too.
26 Jul 2012
Flowering day 25
01 Jul 2012
Sown day 0